Backgammon Seduction?

We came across a little story today showing how our favourite game can be used as part of a different game entirely! Here’s a taster;  We used to have lunch together and play backgammon in the nearby park. No really! It was fun – and we had a blast together….

Read more

Backgammon Gambling

Backgammon clubs,social play of Backgammon, Backgammon gambling, what do you know about it? BackgammonClub and tournament play Enthusiasts have formed clubs for social play of backgammon. Local clubs may hold informal gatherings, with members meeting at caf?and bars in the evening to play and converse.”Tribes of Sydney — Sydney Backgammon

Read more

Backgammon Software

Backgammon Software Play and analysis Backgammon has been studied considerably by computer scientists. Neural networks and other approaches have offered significant advances to software both for gameplay and analysis.The first strong computer opponent was BKG 9.8. It was written by Hans Berliner in the late 1970s on a DEC PDP-10

Read more

Backgammon Variants

Backgammon Variants There are many variants to standard backgammon rules. Some are played primarily throughout one geographic region, and others add new tactical elements to the game, such as by altering the starting position, restricting certain moves, or assigning special value to certain dice rolls. Acey-deucey Acey-deucey is a variant

Read more

Internet Backgammon

It is a story about First Internet Backgammon Server First Internet Backgammon Server (FIBS) is the earliest Backgammon server on the internet, operating since July 19, 1992. FIBS allows internet users to play Backgammon in real-time against other people and tracks player performance using a modified version of the ELO

Read more

Backgammon Rules

Describes the rules of Backgammon Game.    The objective of backgammon is to move all of one’s own checkers past those of one’s opponent and then remove them from the board. The pieces are scattered at first and may be blocked or hit by the opponent. Because the playing time

Read more

Backgammon Strategy

It is about Backgammon strategy.    Backgammon has an established opening theory, although it is less detailed than that of games like chess. The tree of checker positions expands quickly because of the number of possible dice rolls and the moves available on each turn. Recent computer analysis has offered

Read more